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Philippe Venet (1929-2021) served as an assistant to Elsa Schiaparelli before her house closed in 1954. He also served as a designer and tailor for Givenchy, then opened his own house in 1962. Venet was known for his beautifully tailored coats. His perfumes were Couture pour Elle and Eau de Couture. His house closed in 1994.
Written by pastperfectvintage.com
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Courtesy of Claire Shaeffer
from a ca. 1964-1968 suit
from a mid-1970s coat
from an early 1980s linen dress
from a 1980s skirt suit
from a 1990s necktie